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bootlegger

noun black marketeer, contrabandist, gunrunner, illicit dealer, moonshiner, runner, smuggler
Associated concepts: prohibition, sale of intoxicating liquor
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The Bootleg Beatles have been in existence far longer than the real thing and have had a complete change of personnel over some 25 years.
Then when I found out that Neil was leaving The Bootleg Beatles I thought I'd throw my hat in the ring.
24, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Columbia Records and Legacy Recordings, the catalog division of Sony Music Entertainment, will release Bob Dylan'sThe Cutting Edge 1965-1966: The Bootleg Series Vol.
Finally, the team has made the decision to improve the Kickstarter campaign video by selecting scenes that better describe Bootleg Systems, thus making the video a much more vivid experience for the watchers.
Taking audiences through the life of the band thanks to five costume and set transformations evoking memories of The Cavern of 1962 via Shea Stadium, Sergeant Pepper and a Magical Mystery Tour to the rooftop of the Apple Building in 1969, the Bootleg Beatles also use original instruments and amplifiers to ensure authenticity.
The Bootleg Beatles are one of the most successful Fab Four tribute bands ever.
The third and last part of this book, "Recordings," is devoted to illegal copying of phonograph records, tapes, compact discs, music file sharing, and bootleg albums.
It is very good that the government cares for public health, but we must remember that the proportion of the bootleg liquor market is around 40 percent," said the association's CEO Genadijs Klepikovs.
Last week, the Counterfeit Beatles accused The Bootleg Beatles of tapping up their John, Reuven Gershon, 37.
Ben Zion Suky, the right-hand man of the real estate community's influential Rabbi Yishayahu Yosef Pinto and a real estate developer himself, is linked to a bootleg porn video operation, according to the Jewish Daily Forward.